Trump Lashes Out at Jones, Predicts GOP Senate Victory

President Donald Trump is predicting a GOP Senate victory in Alabama following Democrat Doug Jones’ vote to convict him. Trump in a Tweet on Sunday lashed out at Jones, calling him a lightweight and his vote partisan. The president said it was so good to see that Republicans will be winning the Senate seat back. Lizzie Grams, a spokeswoman for Jones’ campaign, said Jones declined to comment.

In a statement after his vote, Jones said he reluctantly concluded that the evidence was sufficient to convict Trump for both abuse of power and obstruction of Congress.

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